2-story “bedroom tower,” with the kids’ bedroom on the ground floor and the parents’ bedroom stacked above.
The interior spaces are wood paneled, with exposed framing in the ceiling. The cabinets use PLYBOO, a FSC-certified bamboo product, with mahogany end panels. The use of mahogany is repeated in the
master bedroom on a second level.
Softer modern, great use of traditional materials in a more modern way
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Designed by Seattle-based FINNE Architects, this next cabin is actually situated in the upper peninsula of Michigan state. The small vacation retreat is a simple box with corrugated metal siding, wood roof structure, and a stone chimney anchoring one end. Note the glass corner and the lake view.